Module manual


Corporate Tax Law


Basic knowledge of accounting, balancing and private law

Teaching methods Lecture
Learning target / Competences

Students learn to declare business and personal taxes using tax forms, to perform tax calculations, to review tax assessments, and to prepare tax balance sheets, including tax accounting, on their own.

Duration 1 Semester
Hours per week 4.0
Classes 60 h
Individual / Group work: 90 h
Workload 150 h
ECTS 5.0
Requirements for awarding credit points

Written exam (K90)

Responsible person

Prof. Dr. iur. Jörg-Andreas Weber

Recommended semester 4. Semester
Frequency Every sem.

Degree program:


Tax Law

Type Lecture
Nr. W0126
Hours per week 4.0
  • Foundations of general tax law
  • Types of taxes
  • Tax jurisdiction, principles of tax law
  • Tax law procedures, taxation
  • Tax collection, appeal procedure
  • Income tax law
  • Trade tax law
  • Corporate income tax law
  • Inheritance and gift tax law
  • Sales tax law

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Scheffler, W. (2020), Besteuerung von Unternehmen I, 14. ed., C. F. Müller, Heidelberg
Jacobs, O. / Scheffler, W. / Spengel, C. (2015): Unternehmensbesteuerung und Rechtsform, 5. ed., C.H. Beck, Munich